The Metro Public Health Department announced May 6 the department will be giving away masks from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at three locations in Metro Nashville:
- Lentz Public Health Center, 2500 Charlotte Ave., Nashville;
- Woodbine Health Center, 224 Oriel Ave., Nashville; and
- East Nashville Health Center, 1015 E. Trinity Lane, Nashville.
More than five million masks are expected to be given away at no charge, according to Lee.
Metro Nashville officials also announced May 6 an order asking all of those who are able to wear a mask to do so in public settings. Additionally, all businesses that are allowed to be open are now required to post signage asking all people who enter the facilities to wear a mask.
Read more on how to make a cloth face mask at home here.